Thursday, May 30, 2024

Man, 29, shot dead in Durham

CLARINGTON, ONT. - The hunt is on for two men after a 29-year-old was gunned down in his Clarington home Monday afternoon. (Toronto Sun)

Fifth man accused in doorman’s murder may have fled to Iraq

HAMILTON - Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of a former Hamilton man in connection with the 2016 murder of Vincenzo Lofaro outside a city nightclub. Police want Saim Miro, 24, who they say left the country before he could be arrested and is believed to be in Kurdistan in northern Iraq. He is wanted for first-degree murder. (The Spectator)

One dead in shooting at North Las Vegas high school

LAS VEGAS - The North Las Vegas Police Department reports that one person has been killed on school grounds at Canyon Springs High School, near Alexander Road and 5th Street. (KSNV)

Novelist who wrote ‘How to murder your husband’ accused of murdering her husband

PORTLAND - In 2011, Oregon romance novelist Nancy Crampton-Brophy published a WordPress article entitled, "How to Murder Your Husband." n June of this year, Crampton-Brophy's own husband of 27 years, 63-year-old Daniel Brophy, was found shot to death at the Oregon Culinary Institute where he worked. (CNN)

4 charged in shooting death in north Edmonton

EDMONTON - Four young men have been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of 27-year-old Abdi Ladif Hirsi, who was found dead in a car riddled with bulletholes in northeast Edmonton last month. (Global News)

Father and son’s fight over car ends in murder

TORONTO - A family dispute over the use of a car allegedly led to a son stabbing his 50-year-old father to death Tuesday afternoon in Etobicoke. (Toronto Sun)

Murder shocks community who sponsored refugee

VANCOUVER - The Vancouver church which assisted with the private refugee sponsorship of the man accused of killing 13-year-old Marrisa Shen will co-operate with police as their investigation into Ibrahim Ali continues. (CBC)
  • Ibrahim Ali, a Syrian refugee, charged with murder of 13-yr-old Marissa Shen
  • Mollie Tibbets murder suspect wants taxpayers to fund legal battle

    BROOKLYN, IOWA - Cristhian Bahena Rivera — who was working and living in the US illegally — asked the government for an initial $5,000 to pay a private investigation firm to work on his case, according to documents. (NY Post)

    Suspect arrested in Scarborough brazen daylight shooting

    TORONTO - An arrest has been made in connection with the fatal daylight shooting of an 18-year-old man near a strip plaza in Scarborough earlier this month. (CP24)
  • Images released of alleged gunman in brazen daylight shooting
  • Ex-disney princess lied to police to help fiance get away with murder

    LOS ANGELES - The former fiancée of a California theater actor who murdered an Afghanistan War veteran and his friend in 2010 was convicted Wednesday of lying to police in an attempt to protect him from prosecution. (People)